Income management

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RASAC and the CDP

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview, we talk about changes to the service provider that will be managing the Community Development Program, CDP across Region 19 that includes the APY Lands. The... read on

Program 320: RASAC and the CDP

In this week’s Paper Tracker radio program, we talk about changes to the service provider that will be managing the Community Development Program across the APY Lands. We talk with Mark Jackman and Madonna Tomes from RASAC... read on

Program 318: Anti-Poverty Network On Raising Newstart

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio program, we’re going to be talking about Income Management and also about the Newstart allowance. We talk with Pas Forgione from the Anti-Poverty Network... read on

Anti-Poverty Network On Raising Newstart

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker interview, we talk about Income Management and also about the Newstart allowance. The Basics Card and the Cashless Debit Card are part of the Government’s Income Management strategy,... read on

Program 317: Frances Bedford MP on raising Newstart

In this week’s radio program, we talk about the Newstart allowance with Frances Bedford who is the Independent State MP for Florey in Adelaide’s north-east and who has been campaigning to increase Newstart... read on

Frances Bedford MP on raising Newstart

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview, we talk about the Newstart allowance, which is the main income support payment that people can get if they’re unemployed or looking for work. Newstart payments... read on

Program 307: Cashless Debit Card – a first-hand experience

This week’s program focuses on the Cashless Debit Card, which is part of the Federal Government’s income management strategy. We talk with Bev Walley who lives in Kununurra in Western Australia and who has first-hand experience of what it’s like to be on the Card... read on

Cashless Debit Card – a first hand experience

This week’s interview focuses on the Cashless Debit Card, which is part of the Federal Government’s income management strategy.  The Federal Government’s Department of Social Services introduced the Cashless Debit Card which limits the amount... read on

Audit of the Community Development Programme

The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has conducted a performance audit of the Design and Implementation of the Community Development Programme and provided its report to Parliament in October 2017. Background The Community Development Programme (CDP)... read on

Program 288: First Nations Workers Alliance and CDP

In this week’s program, we find out about whether people on the Community Development Program (CDP) are protected under the Fair Work Act and have fair and safe working conditions. We talk with Corey Ah Chee, an organizer with the Australian Services Union who is involved in the First Nations Workers’ Alliance... read on

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